Looking for snow: Mullaghcleevaun

After hiking during Christmas holidays, I think I came down with the hiking disease once again. And I find quite ironic that I had to come to Ireland to find snow…

My short time home was marked by a remarkably warm weather, therefore you could only find a few small snow patches on the mountains. Which, needless to say, was quite disappointing…

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See what I mean? Almost no snow! 1730m above sea level in December!!

Compare that with this…

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This is Lough Cleevaun. 700m above sea level… THIS IS IRELAND!!

There was snow from around 550m and up! In some place over 40cm deep!

It was wonderful :3 …

All in all, a great hike. Most of it in the white…

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